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Fort Delaware State Park, DE

Appetite for Apparitions TOUR ONLY no dinner

General Tour
1 hr. 10 min.


September 12 and September 19; 8:30 p.m. boat departure
This trip will be canceled only in the event of weather deemed unsafe for boat travel. Dress appropriately for the weather and walking tour, including comfortable walking shoes. Please do not wear open-toed shoes.
Ticket Availability


Tour Description

Participants should arrive at the boat dock around 8 p.m. for check-in. The boat will leave promptly at 8:30. Fort Delaware State Park are located at the foot of Clinton Street in Delaware City. Park address is 45 Clinton Street, Delaware City DE 19706. The ferry will transport you to Fort Delaware State Park on Pea Patch Island, where you'll take part in a one-hour evening tour with a ghostly spin. Meet some 'believers' and some 'skeptics', and listen to the stories of suspected hauntings at the Fort. Visit the most haunted areas of the fort, and maybe meet a ghost or two. Please dress for the weather, as this program is rain or shine. Layered dress is suggested as the breezes can be unpredictable on the island. Participants should wear comfortable walking shoes (please, no open-toed shoes) as the tour portion of the program involves an hour of walking and standing.

2014 Dates Available: September 12 and September 19; 8:30 p.m. boat departure

Tour Details

  • Duration: 1 hr. 10 min.
  • Accessible: Yes

Important Information

Wear comfortable walking shoes- open-toed shoes are NOT recommended.


Wheelchair accessible boat ramp; jitney from boat to fort has wheelchair lift. The first floor of the fort is accessible but there is no elevator to 2nd or 3rd floor.


Boat departs from Fort Delaware State Park, 45 Clinton Street, Delaware City DE 19706

Note: Some Tours may be available only from the Tour Park on a first-come-first-served basis. Arrival dates earlier than the online-reservation-window may also be available at the Tour Park.